Soils and Soil Health
nutrients air—2%–50% of soil volume oxygen, carbon dioxide, nitrogen occupies same spaces between soil ... bad, or mid-level soil test results to compare against. The Ohio State University has conducted a vast ... nutrients—aka “potential for productivity” water—2%–50% of soil volume water-holding capacity is directly ...
Developing Phosphorus and Potassium Recommendations for Field Crops
determined using field studies to correlate soil test levels to crop yield response. Ohio data was used to ... This framework strives to build soil test levels up to and beyond a critical level, and then maintain ... these levels over time. The critical level is a key component to this framework. Soil test levels above ...
Understanding How Soil Test Phosphorus Impacts Water Quality
Soil test P is one indicator of environmental P loss potential from a field. STP values above 100 ppm ... Tests as Risk Indicators for Leaching of Dissolved Phosphorus from Agricultural Soils in Ontario. Soil ... called eutrophication, results in depleted dissolved oxygen in water bodies. A soil test for P (STP) ...
How to obtain a Level 2 ServSafe Certificate?
certification exam at the OSU Extension, Miami County office. Testing offered as needed, contact the Miami ... County OSU Extension Office at 937-440-3945. Cost: $150.00 ...
Bumble Bee Pollination in Tomato Greenhouses
Tomatoes growing directly in the soil under high-tunnel protection with the side panels rolled up to allow ... tomato growers are choosing the option of cultivating plants in either a greenhouse or high-tunnel (hoop ... (Heuvelink, 2018). Both high-tunnel and greenhouse tomato growers use bumble bees for their pollination ...
Thoughts from the Director
options, and they will be recorded and shared. Taking Action. I shared the Enterprise Trust Index initial ... we have been actively and expeditiously providing every level of detail, rationale, adjustment, and ... data point requested. Our plan is currently under review at the university level. The university is ...
Nature and YOU: How Nature Impacts Your Wellbeing
enthusiasts Shari Gallup and Laura Stanton to learn about the amazing benefits between nature and your ...
Nutrient Management of Forage Crops Intended for Hay
is to maintain soil test P and K between the “critical level” (minimum) and “maintenance limit” ... level before planting. The estimated amount of P 2 O 5 required to raise a soil test 1 PPM is 20 pounds ... For example, if a soil test is 100 PPM and the goal is to increase the soil test to a critical level ...
Garden Pests with The Ohio State University Extension Office
gardens from pests, and which wildlife we might want around. Can you tell the difference between a bad bug ...
OSU Extension Professionals Offer Workshop on Nature and YOU – June 1
amazing benefits of the connection between nature and your well-being. Register for this workshop on June ...